Lot 74 of 400:
Golf Courses of the British Isles by Darwin 1st  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Golf Courses of the British Isles
Author:
Darwin, Bernard
Place:
London
Publisher:
Duckworth & Co
Date:
[1910]
Description:

[8], 254 pp. Illustrated with plates (mostly in color) from paintings by Harry Rountree; printed tissue-guards. (8vo) original green cloth decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition.

Darwin's famous book covering the courses of Scotland, England and Ireland. Murdoch notes that "The illustrations, from original water colors, help to make this one of the fine books in the golf library, setting a high standard of excellence that Mr. Darwin would never fail to meet in his later books." -Murdoch 181; D&M 14410; D&J D7360.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Just light wear, small bump to fore edge of front cover, calling card on front free endpaper (Ernest Wm. Patrick); near fine.
 
Item number:
278799a
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